There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
That which costs little is less valued.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.